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English verb: powderize

1. powderize (change) become powder or dust

SamplesWhen it was blown up, the building powderized.

Synonymspowderise, pulverise, pulverize

Pattern of useSomething ----s

Broader (hypernym)disintegrate

Verb grouppowder, powderise, powderize, pulverise, pulverize

2. powderize (change) make into a powder by breaking up or cause to become dust

SamplesPulverize the grains.

Synonymspowder, powderise, pulverise, pulverize

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)disintegrate

Verb grouppowderise, powderize, pulverise, pulverize

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